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Episode 46

1. MY CUP OF TEA (08:30) Exotic Fruit infusion by Lov Organic. 2. A HANDMADE WARDROBE (11:11) Simplicity 2580, altered for maternity. I wrote a blog post about the alterations to this dress. 3. A BIT OF SEWING (13:24) I finished the twin-size quilt for my daughter out of a Moda Jelly Roll – Prairie… Continue reading Episode 46

Cardigans and Pullovers · Coats and Jackets · Dresses · Fondant Fibre · Maternity Wardrobe · podcast · Sara's Texture Crafts · Simplicity · Spinning

Episode 42: Sensory Treasures

You can watch the video episode here. Here is the iTunes page for the podcast.   – –   1. A HANDMADE WARDROBE Yet another Simplicity 3678 in a dark aubergine knit, adpated for maternity wear. 2. MY CUP OF TEA Organic Sencha with cherry blossom and vanilla from Les Thés de la Pagode. 3. EVENTS I… Continue reading Episode 42: Sensory Treasures

Accessories · Baby Sewing/Knitting · Cardigans and Pullovers · Citronille · Dresses · Maternity Wardrobe · podcast · Simplicity · Spinning

Episode 41: Hat Knitting Fiascos

You can watch the video episode here. Here is the iTunes page for the podcast.   – –   1. A HANDMADE WARDROBE Simplicity 3678, adpated for maternity wear. Blog post about this dress. 2. MY CUP OF TEA Organic green Early Grey from Les Jardins de Gaia, in my wonderful teacup made by Dani.… Continue reading Episode 41: Hat Knitting Fiascos

Baby Sewing/Knitting · Cardigans and Pullovers · Deer and Doe · Dresses · Maternity Wardrobe · podcast · Sewing for Kids · Sewing: General · Shawls · Spinning

Episode 40: My New Best Friend

You can watch the video episode here. Here is the iTunes page for the podcast.   – –   1. A HANDMADE WARDROBE Deer and Doe Plantain ; Campside shawl. 2. MY CUP OF TEA Tazo Organic Peachy Green, in a wonderful teacup made by Dani, which she sent along with wonderful tea-themed goodies. Thank… Continue reading Episode 40: My New Best Friend

Accessories · Knitting · Maternity Wardrobe

Super Quick Knits (1): Alpaca Cowl ~ Tricots express (1): col en alpaga

Hello, friends! I am sharing the first in a small series of projects that were super quick to knit – but are also quite useful! Today, an alpaca cowl to go with my red coat…   Design: Cambrian Cowl, by Alana Dakos; from the Coastal Knits book, which I reviewed in episode 9 of my… Continue reading Super Quick Knits (1): Alpaca Cowl ~ Tricots express (1): col en alpaga

Dresses · Maternity Wardrobe · Simplicity

Winter Maternity Dress

At long last! Here’s the review for my winter maternity dress, along with pictures taken over a week ago… This last week has been way too busy for my own taste! (pictures taken at 6 months+1 week, i.e. 29 weeks pregnant) So, here is Simplicity 3678, which I made in its regular (non-maternity) version twice… Continue reading Winter Maternity Dress

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Done at last! Botanical Garden Lace Stole ~ L’Étole Jardin des Plantes de la Droguerie

Back when I made my red coat, I thought a lightweight stole in a subdued grey would be the perfect accessory to complement the rich colour and texture. I decided to embark on a design I’d been wanting to make for a few months – l’Étole Jardin des Plantes by La Droguerie. “Jardin des Plantes”… Continue reading Done at last! Botanical Garden Lace Stole ~ L’Étole Jardin des Plantes de la Droguerie